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TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

Manufacturer

ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD

Pack Of

10 TabletS

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Prescription Required
Product Details

About TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S belongs to a group known as centrally acting muscle relaxant. TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S used to treat acute musculoskeletal pain (pain within the body starts from muscles, bones, or joints). Acute musculoskeletal pain is pain perceived within an area of the body and assumed to occur from the muscles, joints, or bones in that area. Excluded from the definition is pain due to severe local causes, such as fractures, tumors, or infections, and general and neural reasons.

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S is a muscle relaxant. It works on the spinal cord and centers in the brain to relieve contraction or muscle stiffness without a decrease in strength. It increases the supply of blood to the muscles. This improves movement and pain of muscles.

Take TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S as prescribed. You are advised to take TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. You may experience certain common side-effects such as dizziness, sleepiness, diarrhea, sweating, abdominal pain, and weakness. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

Before taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S inform your doctor if you have any allergies, myasthenia gravis (weakness in muscles), asthma, and hay fever. If you are pregnant, think they may be pregnant, or are planning to have a baby should talk to your doctor for advice before taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S. If you are a breastfeeding mother immediately contact your doctor.

Uses of TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

Acute musculoskeletal pain (pain within the body starts from muscles, bones, or joints), Severe back pain

Medicinal Benefits

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S belongs to a group known as centrally acting muscle relaxant. TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S used to treat acute musculoskeletal pain (pain within the body starts from muscles, bones, or joints). It works on the spinal cord and centers in the brain to relieve contraction or muscle stiffness without a decrease in strength. It increases the supply of blood to the muscles. This improves movement and pain of muscles. It relieves the spine and joint pain.

Directions for Use

Take TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S as prescribed by your doctor. The dose and duration of the medicine are determined by the doctor. Swallow the medicines as a whole with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it. You can take the TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S after meals. Do not decrease or overdose on medicine.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

Like all medicines, TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. Dizziness, sleepiness, diarrhea, sweating, abdominal pain, and weakness are the common side-effects of TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S. Please consult your doctor if you experience any of these side-effects persistently.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Before taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S inform your doctor if you have any allergies, myasthenia gravis (weakness in muscles), asthma, and hay fever. If you have hypersensitivity: flushing, rash, wheezing, severe itching of the skin, difficulty in breathing with or without swelling of the face, lips, tongue, and/or throat, difficulty in swallowing, low blood pressure, fast heartbeat, fast decrease in blood pressure. Feeling these symptoms taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S should be stopped immediately and the doctor or the nearest emergency department contacted immediately. If you are pregnant, think they may be pregnant, or are planning to have a baby should talk to your doctor for advice before taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S. If you are a breastfeeding mother immediately contact your doctor.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid drinking alcohol when taking TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S as it may cause too much drowsiness.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    If you are pregnant consult with your doctor before taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S. Although, there is no evidence that TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S would have a harmful effect on the baby, after careful evaluation of the risk or benefit ratio the doctor should decide whether to take this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S or not, especially in the first three months of pregnancy.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S must not be used during breastfeeding

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S may cause sleepiness or dizziness. Do not drive or do anything needing concentration until you know how it affects you.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    Consult Your Doctor

    Those who have severe liver problems should not take this medicine because the most dangerous adverse event has been observed.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    Consult Your Doctor

    Those who have severe kidney problems should not take this medicine because the most dangerous adverse event has been observed.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Take it with a glass of milk or after food.
  • TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S may cause sleepiness or dizziness. Do not drive or do anything needing concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol when taking TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S as it may cause too much drowsiness.
  • Do not stop taking TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S suddenly without informing your doctor if you have been on it for a long time.

Special Advise

  • Regular monitoring of kidney function and liver function is advised during treatment with TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S.

Other Information (TOL0106)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-22

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Acute musculoskeletal pain: Acute musculoskeletal pain is pain perceived within an area of the body, and assumed to occur from the muscles, joints, or bones in that area. Excluded from the definition is pain due to severe local causes, such as fractures, tumors, or infections, and general and neural reasons. Types of pain are named according to the area affected, e.g., neck pain, back pain, elbow pain, shoulder pain, hip pain, buttock pain, ankle pain, and knee pain. Musculoskeletal pain is so common as to be observed, by some, as a normal part of life. Severe causes of this disease are uncommon. Most episodes are self-limiting. Economic costs occur when acute musculoskeletal pain is examined and treated unnecessarily.

FAQs

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S is not a direct painkiller. It is a muscle relaxant frequently used where specific muscles are in constant contraction. It is used in the treatment of long-duration pain. It works by relieving the spasm and relaxing the muscles. It is important to know that this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S is not advised to be taken in all conditions of pain. Your doctor will make a decision when to prescribe this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S.

Yes, there are risks that TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S can cause sleepiness and drowsiness and. Therefore, avoid working with heavy machines or driving while you take this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S. Before starting the TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S inform the doctor and also tell if you are on any sleep TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S.

No, TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S is not an addictive medicine. It is a muscle relaxant medicine and has no addictive ability.

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S is given to patients with chronic back pain. It is a muscle relaxant. it relaxes the spasm of the back muscles which helps in reducing the pain. Inform your doctor to accurately diagnose the cause for the back pain before you start taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S.

Taking this TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S should not be discontinued early even if you feel the effect of TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S too weak or strong. In such cases inform your doctor.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Alkem Laboratories Limited, Devashish Building, Alkem House, Senapati Bapat Road, Lower Parel, Mumbai - 400 013.

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

TOLKEM 50MG TABLET 10'S

MRP: 114.50

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